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Plainfield, Romeoville among safest communities to live
," the Web site said. "To the south of the city is Lewis University Airport, so there are great transportation links nearby."

Tom Mastny of

Thursday, February 18, 2021 7:37:24 AM

Health care workers, students spending free time as volunteers giving COVID-19 vaccination shots. ‘This is one of the most therapeutic things’
her in a key role in the state’s vaccine rollout: that of the volunteer.
Many counties, particularly small counties, do not have enough paid

Monday, February 15, 2021 3:16:10 AM

Alexandra O’Laughlin: Who is The Golf Channel Rising Star?
Channel’s fast-rising and most recognizable personalities. After graduating from Lewis University, where she played on the golf team, she
Friday, February 12, 2021 4:18:03 PM

Romeoville Among Top 15 Safest Cities In Illinois: Report
, Romeoville has seen no mass shootings, and because of the Lewis University Airport, it has great transportation links nearby.
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Monday, February 8, 2021 2:29:17 PM

Association of Catholic Colleges and Universities Conference Addresses 'What We've Learned' to Carry Catholic Higher Education Forward
. Hesburgh, Brother James served for over 30 years at his beloved Lewis University in a wide array of roles. His trademark kindness, warmth,
Friday, February 5, 2021 11:00:00 PM

International men’s volleyball: Worlsey lifts Friedrichshafen, European playoffs ahead
found an opportunity to play this year, the outside hitter from Lewis University landed in Cyprus. Petty worked his way up through Finland
Wednesday, February 3, 2021 7:37:20 AM

Vince Imhoff, Managing Director of Imhoff & Associates, on George Gascón's Changes To LA District Attorney's Office
Pennsylvania. He obtained his Bachelor’s degree in Political Science from Lewis University and earned his JD from the Illinois Institute of
Wednesday, February 3, 2021 1:06:46 AM

OPRF High School names Ebsen new athletic director, will assume role from longtime A.D. Stelzer
of education degree with a focus on educational administration from Lewis University.sschering@pioneerlocal.comTwitter: @steveschering
Tuesday, February 2, 2021 12:06:35 AM

Name Dropping | Gale returns to her roots as Vermilion airport manager
Community College and a bachelor’s degree in air traffic control management from Lewis University in Romeoville.
“One of my kind of short-

Saturday, January 30, 2021 8:00:00 AM

Where were you during Chicago’s ‘Snowmageddon?’
Chicago weather forecaster and current Adjunct professor of Aviation Meteorology at Lewis University, joins Anna to talk about the impending
Friday, January 29, 2021 5:41:31 PM

Orland Township Strike Force stands ready to start administering COVID vaccine
to receive the COVID-19 vaccine.”
Nursing students from Lewis University in Romeoville and St. Xavier University in Chicago are also a part

Friday, January 29, 2021 5:00:00 PM

Oak Park And River Forest High School Hires New Athletic Director
of education degree with a focus on educational administration from Lewis University. She has a depth of experience building programs and
Friday, January 29, 2021 12:10:36 PM

Vilt takes helm as new CFO at Riverside
, she later earned a Master of Business Administration in finance from Lewis University and her Master of Jurisprudence in health law at
Friday, January 29, 2021 7:00:00 AM

Several VUMC nurses elected to TNA leadership roles
Medicine.
Copeland has a Master of Science in Nursing Education from Lewis University in Romeoville, Illinois, and a Bachelor of Science in

Thursday, January 28, 2021 9:24:54 AM

Harper College swears in new chief of police
degree from Harper and his bachelor's and master's degrees from Lewis University in Romeoville – all in criminal and social justice. He is
Thursday, January 28, 2021 8:19:52 AM

YANMAR AMERICA SELECTS NEWDIRECTOR OF AGRICULTURE AND UTV DIVISIONS
a Bachelor of Arts in marketing and business management from Lewis University.
About Yanmar America Corporation:
Yanmar America Corporation,

Thursday, January 28, 2021 7:48:46 AM

Romeoville Recognizes Black History Month
the programs that are offered at the White Oak Library, Lewis University, Joliet Junior College, and all other community organizations that
Wednesday, January 27, 2021 2:28:56 PM

Former Volkswagen employees purchase City Volkswagen of Evanston
University. Scala washed the Volkswagens that Kohli sold while attending Lewis University on a basketball scholarship.
In July 2020, Kohli

Friday, January 22, 2021 12:09:02 AM

New Principal Named For Chelsea Intermediate School
University, and a Master of Education in Educational Leadership from Lewis University.
Newcomb was also a longtime resident of Frankfort,

Thursday, January 21, 2021 10:14:44 AM

New Harper College police chief sworn in
degree from Harper and his bachelor's and master's degrees from Lewis University in Romeoville -- all in criminal and social justice. He is
Thursday, January 21, 2021 6:00:23 AM

College Consensus Publishes Aggregate Ranking of the Best Online Bachelor's in Game Design for 2021
ranking order):
National University--BA in Digital Media Design
Lewis University--BS in Computer Science - Game and Simulation Programming

Thursday, January 14, 2021 2:56:57 PM

3 New Deputy Chiefs Named For Joliet Police Department
. Brown earned a master's degree in Public Safety Administration from Lewis University in 2019 and a bachelor's degree in Criminal Justice
Wednesday, January 13, 2021 4:32:53 PM

Major leadership change at Joliet Police Department
Malec earned a master’s degree in public safety administration from Lewis University, a bachelor’s degree in criminal justice from Governors
Wednesday, January 13, 2021 9:32:00 AM

Lewis University Named One Of The Country's Greenest Colleges
Princeton Review.
Once again, the education services company featured Lewis University in The Princeton Review Guide to Green Colleges: 2021

Monday, January 11, 2021 1:58:31 PM

Online Schools Center Announces 30 Fastest Online Bachelor Degree Programs in 2020-2021
- Springfield, MA
Western Governors University - Salt Lake City, UT
Lewis University - Romeoville, IL
Arizona State University - Tempe, AZ

Tuesday, January 5, 2021 7:09:19 AM

Trompeter named president of OSF Saint Elizabeth Medical Center
. She holds a Bachelor of Arts and Master of Business Administration from Lewis University in Romeoville.
"Both OSF Saint...

Wednesday, June 10, 2020 9:47:13 AM

Future of higher ed: Cutting costs alone isn’t the answer for sustainability
to consider partnerships with trade schools. As a model, Lewis University in Illinois successfully combines their aviation...
Wednesday, June 10, 2020 7:28:53 AM

St. Mary Immaculate in Plainfield announces new administrative team
75 in school leadership, she worked as an adjunct instructor at Lewis University, helping prepare future teachers to think...
Tuesday, June 9, 2020 3:00:00 PM

Following her dream to help animals
Veterinary Medicine



Hannah Lewis



University

Tuesday, June 9, 2020 2:00:00 PM

Jorge Arciniega Marine: Brotherhood, commitment, hard work
Waubonsee College and a bachelors degree in public relations and advertising at Lewis University in Romeoville. He is making his...
Tuesday, June 9, 2020 1:23:29 PM

OSF names new president for St. Elizabeth in Ottawa
. She holds a Bachelor of Arts and Master of Business Administration from Lewis University in Romeoville.

“Both OSF St. Elizabeth...

Monday, June 8, 2020 7:47:00 PM

Favorite lacrosse memory? Most Chanhassen seniors agree
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(No. 22) Riah Rathe

Post high school plans: Lewis University, to continue his lacrosse career with the Flyers, studying Data...

Monday, June 8, 2020 9:38:00 AM

Former Orcutt Academy standout Emily Mathis stays connected with swimming
. He was an NCAA All-American in the mile, 500 and 1,000 at Lewis University in Romeoville, Illinois.
Meghan Zimmer (now O'Reilly)...

Saturday, June 6, 2020 6:20:00 PM

'Silent Wings:' How Local Military Gliders Contributed to D-Day Invasion
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A short distance from Joliet are Lockport and Romeoville, the site of Lewis University. Before it became a university, it was...

Friday, June 5, 2020 10:53:00 PM

From Sports Fields to the Medical Field: Mapleton’s Katie David
.’ But now it’s all I want to do,” David said.
The Lewis University senior had no idea the challenges this year would bring. Her...

Thursday, June 4, 2020 8:15:48 PM

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